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Thu, Jan 19, 2017

Planning for Tempe Streetcar Construction

Project’s construction contractor selected


Thu, Jan 12, 2017

South Central Extension Step Closer to Reality

Major milestone keeps project on fast track


Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Bus Service to Match Light Rail

Phoenix City Council approves extended hours


Thu, Jan 5, 2017

Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon Rail Service

Riders also encouraged to check bus detours


Thu, Dec 15, 2016

Tempe Streetcar Enters Design Phase

Designer and artists selected


Tue, Dec 13, 2016

Valley Metro Holiday Service Schedule

New Year’s holiday schedules


Mon, Dec 12, 2016

Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Free Rides

Coors Light Free Rides on Bus and Rail


Mon, Dec 5, 2016

Transit Stop Survey

Give your feedback about transit stop features


Wed, Nov 30, 2016
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Catch a Holiday Sleigh to Festive Events

Decorated bus and train spread rider cheer


Tue, Nov 22, 2016

900 buses designated as Safe Places

Teens in crisis can access shelter and safety


Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Celebrate the holidays with Merry Main St

Free Fare Zone on Valley Metro Rail


Tue, Nov 15, 2016

2016-17 Holiday Service Schedule

Sunday schedule operated on several holidays


Mon, Nov 14, 2016

2016 Project of the Year Recipient

Northwest Extension receives top honors


Thu, Nov 10, 2016

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Thu, Nov 10, 2016

Scott Smith to Continue as Valley Metro CEO

Boards credit his strong leadership as interim CEO since February


Thu, Nov 3, 2016

Gilbert Road Extension Final Design

Public meeting on Nov. 15


Tue, Nov 1, 2016

Valley Metro Honors Champions for Clean Air

29th Annual Clean Air Campaign Awards


Thu, Oct 27, 2016

Solar Energy to Power Transit Facility

Reducing carbon emission by 580 metric tons


Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Phoenix Expands Bus & Dial-a-Ride Service

First phase of T2050 improvements


Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Score a Free Ride on Rail

Rail Ride valid for Talking Stick Resort Arena


Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Valley Metro Awarded $1M Grant to Develop Mobile App

Technology to benefit travelers in metro Phoenix


Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Tempe Streetcar Moving Forward

Public meeting on Oct. 26


Sat, Oct 15, 2016

Construction Begins on Extension in Mesa

Community celebrates expansion of light rail


Wed, Oct 12, 2016

Phoenix Awarded Grant for New Extension

$2 million to support South Central project


Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Mon, Oct 10, 2016

Paratransit Service Receives Recognition

Phoenix Mayor’s Commission on Disability Award


Mon, Oct 3, 2016

Historic Bus Service Improvements

3 more hours of bus service on Phoenix routes


Wed, Sep 28, 2016

New Station Coming to Valley Metro Rail

50th Street and Washington